Review: how effective is Aricept for Dementia?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 10, 2014)
Overall ratings: 2.5/5
Long term ratings: 2.7/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Aricept (donepezil hydrochloride) is for Dementia. The study is based on 82 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Aricept
Aricept (latest outcomes from 15,441 users) has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in alzheimer's disease. Common side effects of Aricept include fall, weakness, nausea, nausea aggravated, fatigue.
Dementia (latest reports from 44,097 patients) is typically treated by Aricept, Namenda, Donepezil, Seroquel, Exelon, Galantamine Hydrobromide.
On Mar, 10, 2014: 82 people are studied for taking Aricept in Dementia
Aricept effectiveness for Dementia (number of people):
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